Some of you might wonder why we’re jumping to one of the final episodes of Jesus’ walk on this Earth. I hope, by the end, you’ll understand how this prayer of Christ’s fully captures why Christ came into the world, where He came from, and the hope that He left us.
I was talking to James the other night about the movie Talladega Nights: The Legend of Ricky Bobby. If you haven’t seen the movie, I don’t recommend seeing it. It has little redeeming value.
In one of the scenes, Ricky is leading his family in grace and keeps addressing Christ as “Baby Jesus” during his prayer. His good friend, Cal Naughton Jr., interrupts him and reminds him that Jesus was a grown man. …Read More